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The Mound and Kendal Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Nether Whitacre, Warwickshire

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Latitude: 52.5241 / 52°31'26"N

Longitude: -1.6686 / 1°40'7"W

OS Eastings: 422579

OS Northings: 291853

OS Grid: SP225918

Mapcode National: GBR 5J3.QYD

Mapcode Global: VHBW9.1T6D

Plus Code: 9C4WG8FJ+JH

Entry Name: The Mound and Kendal Cottage

Listing Date: 26 January 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1365200

English Heritage Legacy ID: 309414

Location: Nether Whitacre, North Warwickshire, Warwickshire, B46

County: Warwickshire

District: North Warwickshire

Civil Parish: Nether Whitacre

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Whitacres, Lea Marston and Shustoke

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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The Mound and Kendal Cottage


House, now divided into 2 dwellings. Late C16 with C17 rear wing. Timber framed
with plastered infill panels and some brick replacement; sandstone plinth;
plain-tile roof; brick central stack. 2-cell range aligned north-south facing
west with rear wing on an east-west alignment and a later cross-wing at the
south end. One storey and attic. Close studding with middle rail and straight
braces. 3 C20 ground floor windows of unequal size, 2 blocked windows
immediately below the eaves, and a C20 gabled dormer to the right. C20 stable
type door to the right, beneath a bracketed flat hood. The left hand gable end
retains close studded wall framing and double collar roof truss with king strut
and herringbone pattern bracing, carrying one pair of trenched purlins. The rear
wing (Kendal Cottage) has 2 tiers of large panels with painted brick infill;
plain-tile roof; brick external end stack. One storey and attic. 2 flat roofed
dormers. Interior: the main house (The Mound) has cross beams with wide stopped
chamfers. Large open fireplace in the southern room of sandstone and brick with
timber bressumer; timber-framed smoke hood above. Exposed central roof truss
with raking queen struts and a central vertical strut between tie beam and
collar. The tie beam is arched over a doorway which is the only means of
communication between the two attic rooms.

Listing NGR: SP2257991853

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